What's New

Release Notes for Beamer 2.1

New features

  • Scripting support using Apple’s Open Scripting Architecture.

  • Support for media keys on Apple keyboards (play/pause, previous, next).

  • Playback control items in the Dock icon menu (right click Beamer in the Dock).

  • Select audio, video and subtitle tracks from the playlist’s context menu.

  • Keyboard shortcuts for opening the playlist (Shift-Command (⌘)-P) and the device list (Shift-Command (⌘)-D).

  • Keyboard shortcuts for skipping back and forward:

    • Shift-Command (⌘)-Left Arrow : Skip back to beginning
    • Shift-Command (⌘)-Right Arrow : Skip forward to end
    • Option-Command (⌘)-Left Arrow : Skip back 30 seconds
    • Option-Command (⌘)-Right Arrow : Skip forward 30 seconds
    • Shift-Option-Command (⌘)-Left Arrow : Skip back 5 minutes
    • Shift-Option-Command (⌘)-Right Arrow : Skip forward 5 minutes

Improvements and fixes

  • Improved audio quality of stereo output.
  • Starting and skipping is now significantly faster for some MKV files.
  • Some SRT files would show overlapping subtitles.
  • AirPlay password or pin were often not recognized at the first attempt.
  • A dialog sheet would sometimes not disappear, causing the app to hang.
  • Playlist selection changed when deleting items from the playlist.
  • The video snapshot would sometimes not update to the selected movie.

Beamer (com.tupil.beamer) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com. The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Beamer 21000. The most popular version of this application used by our users is Beamer 20022.

Minimum OS version: 10.6

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